News & Notes

Follow our progress, in our own words and in the press.

Curbed, New renderings, video highlight Beltline connectivity at 725 Ponce

“Plans for the project, first revealed last year, include 360,000 square feet of loft office space and a new home for Kroger—this time a more urbanized, pedestrian-welcoming, and sophisticated version. New renderings and a fly-through reveal a large planted roof atop the store, as well as terraces overlooking the Beltline. A large plaza, as well […]

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Atlanta Magazine, Groundbreakers Award Nominee/Finalist

From the pit will rise three stories of underground parking, topped by a hip new Kroger (think industrial-style finishes and interior street murals) and, above that, an office tower. Costing $190 million, the 725 Ponce project is the largest investment in new construction on the BeltLine to date. Read Full Article Here

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Old and New: Ford Factory Square and 725 Ponce to live in harmony on BeltLine

Ford Factory Square When it was announced that the infamous “Murder Kroger” was going to be demolished to make way for the mixed-use 725 Ponce development, many wondered what would happen to its neighbor, the historic Ford Factory Square building. Thanks to a partnership between Ford Factory’s owners and 725 Ponce developer New City LLC, […]

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Blog: Art in Architecture

An Interview with the developer, Jim Irwin Q: Where did your interest in art come from? A: My interest in art really began with my mother, who is an artist herself. When I was eight years old, my mother purchased a painting and she had an opportunity to meet the artist. During their conversation, the […]

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#725Views – Call for Artist Submissions

725 Ponce seeks emerging local artists to create artwork for #725Views, a two or three-dimensional “viewfinder” art installation to be located on the 725 Ponce BeltLine Eastside Trail construction fencing (opposite The Shed at Ponce City Market). #725Views – Project Details & Examples Artist Application >> Anyone interested in applying should submit their application to […]

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Blog: Effort, Creativity, & Trust

As we reach the end of 2016 and look ahead to a new year, it’s not hard to think about the effort, creativity, and trust of countless individuals that it took to make 725 Ponce a reality. Our conversations with Kroger about 725 Ponce began over three years ago. A project of this nature is […]

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